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The Army of the Potomac

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Date made: 1863
Maker: Bachelder, John Badger; Bufford, John Henry
Place: Boston, Massachusetts
Image size: Image: 17 x 27 1/4 in.; 43.18 x 69.215 cm
ID number: DL*60.2604
Negative number: 2003-20170


Description:

Colored print; outdoor scene of forested level land sloping down toward a river. The covered wagons of the Army of the Potomac are en route from Chickahominy to the James River, Virginia and stretch to the horizon. Wagons, cannons, horses and foot soldiers cross Bear Creek in the foreground. Men are resting on the near bank.